The table below looks at the statistics for Java skills in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Java over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Java
Rank 31 18 23
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Java 10 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 4.22% 6.61% 6.31%
As % of the Programming Languages category 7.41% 15.31% 11.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 11
Average salary £39,500 £48,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.70% +47.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,300 £55,400 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Java
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Croydon region.

Programming Languages Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
135 98 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 56.96% 43.17% 55.34%
Number of salaries quoted 117 81 107
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

Java
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

Java Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Java
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Java across the Croydon region.

Java Salary Trend in Croydon

Java
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java.

1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) XML
3 10 (38.46%) Oracle
3 10 (38.46%) SOA
3 10 (38.46%) Middleware
4 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
5 8 (30.77%) Linux
6 7 (26.92%) J2EE
6 7 (26.92%) CSS
6 7 (26.92%) Web Services
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
6 7 (26.92%) Spring
6 7 (26.92%) Degree
6 7 (26.92%) Change Control
7 6 (23.08%) HTML
7 6 (23.08%) Ant
7 6 (23.08%) JSP
7 6 (23.08%) Subversion
7 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
7 6 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
8 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
8 5 (19.23%) SQL
8 5 (19.23%) EJB
8 5 (19.23%) Struts
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (19.23%) CA
8 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
8 5 (19.23%) Change Management

Java
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon region citing Java also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Java. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (3.85%) IIS
4 1 (3.85%) Apache
4 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Reports
1 5 (19.23%) Oracle Database
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
1 6 (23.08%) Ant
1 6 (23.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (19.23%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
2 5 (19.23%) Hudson
2 5 (19.23%) Jenkins
3 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.85%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.85%) WebDriver
4 1 (3.85%) Selenium
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (19.23%) Software Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (19.23%) Build Manager
2 4 (15.38%) WebLogic Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Java Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
4 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (3.85%) SOA Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Architect
5 1 (3.85%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.85%) Middleware Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) XML
2 10 (38.46%) Middleware
3 7 (26.92%) CSS
3 7 (26.92%) J2EE
3 7 (26.92%) Spring
3 7 (26.92%) Web Services
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
4 6 (23.08%) JSP
5 5 (19.23%) Struts
5 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
5 5 (19.23%) EJB
5 5 (19.23%) jQuery
6 2 (7.69%) .NET
7 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) GIS
2 1 (3.85%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) UNIX
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
3 1 (3.85%) Android
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (38.46%) SOA
3 7 (26.92%) Change Control
4 6 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 5 (19.23%) Configuration Management
5 5 (19.23%) Change Management
5 5 (19.23%) TDD
5 5 (19.23%) Release Management
5 5 (19.23%) Unit Testing
6 4 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 4 (15.38%) Business Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
7 2 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) UML
7 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (7.69%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) JavaScript
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) VBScript
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Groovy
3 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.85%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) CA
3 2 (7.69%) hybris
4 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
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